Maebikinoko Saws of Koka

Konan Fureai-no-Yakata

Maebikinoko saws and tools for manufacturing them are displayed at Konan Fureai-no-Yakata.

Maebikinoko Saws of Koka

Koka and Iga produced good wood from timber forests for Todai-ji Temple in the Nara period. There were many people that engaged in forestry, who had an influence on ninjutsu; for example, ninja equipment for opening a door includes saws of different shapes.

Konan Fureai-no-Yakata

Access
10 minutes’ walk from Konan Sta. on the JR Kusatsu Line
TEL
0748-86-7551
Address
925 Katsuragi, Konan-cho, Koka City
Hours
10:00〜17:00
Closed
Mondays and Tuesdays (closed on the following day if a national holiday falls on a Monday/Tuesday), December 26th~January 3rd
Parking
Available
Admission
free